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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dissolution_of_the_Soviet_Union

The Soviet Union was dissolved on December 26, 1991. It was a result of the declaration number 142-Н of the Soviet of the Republics of the Supreme Soviet of  ...

www.history.com/topics/cold-war/fall-of-soviet-union

Find out more about the history of Fall of the Soviet Union, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on ...

www.coldwar.org/articles/90s/fall_of_the_soviet_union.asp

In December of 1991, as the world watched in amazement, the Soviet Union disintegrated into fifteen separate countries. Its collapse was hailed by the west as a ...

www.usatoday.com/story/news/world/2016/12/21/soviet-union-25th-anniversary-collapse-russia-putin/95341672

Dec 21, 2016 ... The Soviet Union collapsed 25 years ago this Christmas Day, and the ... Here are seven things that have happened since the 1991 breakup: 1.

www.quora.com/Why-did-the-Soviet-Union-collapse

To be concise,. Constitution of the Soviet Union (1977) - its article 72 provides legal ground to freely secede from the federation. Decentralization efforts by the ...

history.state.gov/milestones/1989-1992/collapse-soviet-union

Conditions in Eastern Europe and the Soviet Union, however, changed rapidly. Gorbachev's decision to loosen the Soviet yoke on the countries of Eastern ...

www.theguardian.com/world/gallery/2014/jul/14/soviet-union-collapse-in-pictures

Jul 14, 2014 ... The last Soviet president Mikhail Gorbachev initiated reforms that ultimately led to the dissolution of the Soviet Union. Here are some of the key ...

www.theguardian.com/news/datablog/2011/aug/17/ussr-soviet-countries-data

Aug 17, 2011 ... Its two decades since the USSR broke up. But what happened to those Soviet countries? Here's the key data.

foreignpolicy.com/2011/06/20/everything-you-think-you-know-about-the-collapse-of-the-soviet-union-is-wrong

Jun 20, 2011 ... A collection of essays about the Soviet Union's demise in a special ... as it did, yet they fail to explain fully how it happened when it happened.